Athearn G71216 HO EMD SD70-Series Diesel Locomotive CSX #4698 with Sound

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Scale HO
Number G71216
Manufacturer Athearn

• Coupler cut levers • Flexible Trainline and MU hoses
• MU stands • Windshield wipers
• Lift rings • Wire grab irons
• Walkway tread • Sanding lines
•     Lit signal lights, if equipped
•     Detailed fuel tank with fuel fillers, fuel gauges, and breather pipes
• Speed recorder unless noted
• EMD HTCR trucks, early with hidden bearings, or late with exposed 
bearings per prototype
• See-through cab windows and full cab interior
• Fine-scale Celcon handrails for scale appearance
•     Body-mounted McHenry® scale knuckle couplers - Kadee® compatible
• DCC-ready features Quick Plug™ plug-and-play technology with 21-pin 
NEM connector
•     Scaled from prototype resources including drawings, field
measurements, photographs, and more
• Accurately painted and printed paint schemes
• Genesis driveline with 5-pole skew wound motor, precision machined 
flywheels, and multi-link drivetrain
•     All-wheel drive with precision gears for smooth & quiet operation
•     All-wheel electrical pickup provides reliable current flow
• Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
• LED lighting for realistic appearance
• Heavy die-cast frame for greater traction and more pulling power
• Packaging securely holds for the model for safe storage
•     Minimum radius: 18” — Recommended radius: 22”

• Onboard DCC decoder with SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound
• Sound units operate in both DC and DCC
• Full DCC functions available when operated in DCC mode 
• Engine, horn, and bell sounds work in DC
• All functions NMRA compatible in DCC mode
• Precision slow speed control
•     Program a multiple unit (MU) lashup with lead unit only horn, bell, and lights
•     Many functions can be altered via Configuration Value (CV) changes
•     CV chart included in the box

• Round EMD style front ditch lights
• Nathan P-3 horn
•     Road number specific art/details
• Expert approved correct CSX colors and artwork
• Early EMD trucks with hidden bearings

• #4698 Ex-EMDX 7023, removed front plow, white cab roof

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Item # G71216
Preorder Yes
Scale HO
Roadnumber May Vary No
Trains Diesel Locomotives
Engine Style SD70 SD70ACe SD70MAc SD70ACU SD70M
Engine Electronics DCC And Sound
Road Name CSX
Catalog Athearn March 2023